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  1. Ultra Music Festival's 16th Anything but Sweet, Though Still Potent

    1:11 pm PDT 04/03/2014
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    The 2014 edition generates more than $223 million for the local economy, but may not return to the Miami area. READ MORE

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  2. Ultra Music Announces Review After Festival Security Draws Criticism

    4:14 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    Statement comes after city officials call to deny permits for next year's festival. READ MORE

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  3. Ultra Music Festival Wraps in Miami Amid Problems (Video)

    2:20 pm PDT 03/31/2014
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    DJ illness, thunderstorms and crowd control issues dogged America's most international music festival as Miami's mayor resumed his campaign to kick the event out of the city. READ MORE

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  4. Miami Mayor, City Officials Look to End Ultra Music Festival

    8:08 pm PDT 03/30/2014
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    The call comes two days after security guard Erica Mack was trampled at the event. READ MORE

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  5. Avicii to Undergo Surgery, Cancels Ultra Appearance

    7:15 pm PDT 03/28/2014
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    The EDM star will not perform at the Miami music festival so that he can have his gall bladder removed on Saturday morning. READ MORE

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  6. Where To Party During Miami's Ultra Music Fest: Roberto Cavalli's New Restaurant

    11:20 am PDT 03/19/2014
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    Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel have already checked out the leopard-stamped Miami hot spot. Here, we caught up with the bold Italian designer to find out just what makes the perfect night out -- during Ultra Music Fest on March 28 - 30 and beyond. READ MORE

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  7. KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas 2013: Arcade Fire, Lorde, Kings of Leon Perform

    6:25 am PST 12/10/2013
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    The Los Angeles station held its annual event on Dec. 7 and 8 with such artists as Queens of the Stone Age, Phoenix, Vampire Weekend and AFI topping the bill. READ MORE

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  8. Phoenix, Arcade Fire, Lorde Prove Alternative Is Alive and Well at KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas: Concert Review

    4:26 pm PST 12/09/2013
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    Among the surprises on night two of the radio fest: an unexpected cover of Kanye West by Lorde and an appearance by Tears for Fears' Curt Smith. READ MORE

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  9. Arcade Fire, Nine Inch Nails Heading to Vive Latino Festival in Mexico City

    12:27 pm PST 12/09/2013
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    The 15th edition of the music festival, set for March 27-30, also counts Zoe, Calle 13 and Placebo on the bill. READ MORE

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  10. Queens of the Stone Age Reign at KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas Night 1: Concert Review

    6:31 pm PST 12/08/2013
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    Kings of Leon, AFI and Vampire Weekend also were on the bill for the first night of the annual holiday celebration at the Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium. READ MORE

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  11. Edward Sharpe's Alex Ebert on His 'Dumbo'-Inspired Big Top Dream

    4:00 pm PDT 10/17/2013
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    The bandleader talks to THR on the eve of the four-day music and food festival that he and his fellow Magnetic Zeros helped curate. READ MORE

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  12. Tenacious D: Festival Supreme Is 'The Greatest Comedy Music Event in the History of Civilization' (Video)

    11:00 am PDT 10/16/2013
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    The inaugural event will take place at the Santa Monica Pier on October 19 and feature more than 25 acts. READ MORE

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  13. iHeartRadio Fest: Justin Timberlake, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry Soar

    5:29 pm PDT 09/21/2013
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    The third annual Las Vegas festival also featured performances by Drake, Bruno Mars, fun., Chris Brown, Muse, J. Cole and viral sensations Ylvis. READ MORE

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  14. Paul McCartney, Phoenix, Red Hot Chili Peppers Rock Outside Lands: Concert Review

    11:16 am PDT 08/12/2013
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    San Francisco’s three-day music festival drew roughly 180,000 people braving the cold weather to see acts ranging from Vampire Weekend and Nine Inch Nails to The National and The Tallest Man on Earth. READ MORE

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  15. The Scene at Outside Lands 2013

    10:53 am PDT 08/12/2013
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    Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nine Inch Nails and Vampire Weekend were among the bands leading San Francisco's three-day music festival from Aug. 9-11. READ MORE

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  16. Live Stream: The Killers, Nine Inch Nails Perform at Today's Lollapalooza

    3:25 pm PDT 08/02/2013
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    Live stream of Band of Horses, Queens of the Stone Age, Imagine Dragons and more from Chicago's Grant Park. READ MORE

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  17. 7 Things Seen and Heard Backstage at Bonnaroo

    5:15 pm PDT 06/17/2013
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    The Manchester, Tenn., music festival hosted some 80,000 attendees and featured headlining sets by Paul McCartney and Tom Petty. READ MORE

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  18. Billy Idol on Bonnaroo Debut: Hoping for 'Biggest Contact High of All Time'

    5:45 pm PDT 05/29/2013
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    Now in its 12th year, the massive music festival kicks off June 13 in Manchester, Tenn., and features headliners Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons and Tom Petty. READ MORE

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  19. Austin City Limits Lineup: Depeche Mode, The Cure, Wilco, Kings of Leon to Headline

    11:00 pm PDT 05/06/2013
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    Lionel Richie, Muse, Kendrick Lamar, Atoms for Peace, Phoenix and Vampire Weekend are also Texas-bound this October. READ MORE

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  20. Coachella Fashion From the Fest: Juicy Fruit

    7:58 pm PDT 04/17/2013
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    While many wandered the Polo Fields in faux hippie garb, Katy Perry and Solange were among a crop who sported fresh fruit cocktail-inspired looks. READ MORE

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